football federation australia

FFA seeks new 'strong leader'

FFA seeks new 'strong leader'

Australia needs a strong leader to revamp player development...which is why former technical director Eric Abrams was axed in July, a Football Federation Australia executive has admitted. 10 Dec 2018
Candidates named for historic FFA election

Candidates named for historic FFA election

Football Federation Australia has confrmed that 11 candidates will stand for election to the board of the governing body at the AGM on November 19. 27 Oct 2018
The Sydney Football Stadium's last hurrah

The Sydney Football Stadium's last hurrah

The Sydney Football Stadium; also commercially known as Allianz Stadium will be demolished later this month to make way for a new purpose-built stadium at Moore Park. 21 Sep 2018
'More than a logo, it is an icon...'

'More than a logo, it is an icon...'

Football Federation Australia have updated their branding to bring it into line with the new league logos introduced last year – and made some bold claims about its importance. 21 Sep 2018
Walsh to drive football's growth

Walsh to drive football's growth

Former Matildas star Sarah Walsh has been named Football Federation Australia's general manager in charge of participation. 27 Aug 2018
Lowy's all-in quit ploy to put pressure on FFA reforms

Lowy's all-in quit ploy to put pressure on FFA reforms

Football Federation Australia chairman Steven Lowy appeared to step back from quitting the FFA and football for good today – but only if proposed reforms are voted down. 17 Aug 2018
Steven Lowy to quit FFA

Steven Lowy to quit FFA

Football Federation Australia chairman Steven Lowy will announce later today that he will quit November as pressure grows on the FFA to reform. 17 Aug 2018
Fans react to Lowy's exit

Fans react to Lowy's exit

Football fans almost unanimously celebrated the news that Football Federation Australia chairman Steven Lowy will quit the role later this year. 17 Aug 2018
Review group snaps back at FFA

Review group snaps back at FFA

The Congress Review Working Group has unloaded on Football Federation Australia's attack on their report to FIFA and hit back at every point the FFA raised. 14 Aug 2018
Fans group left out in the cold by FFA review

Fans group left out in the cold by FFA review

Fledgling pressure group Football Supporters Australia are bitterly disappointed the FIFA-instigated Congress Review Working Group into the FFA has overlooked fans. 13 Aug 2018
Seven Forwards Make It to Australia's 2018 FIFA World Cup

Seven Forwards Make It to Australia's 2018 FIFA World Cup

MOSCOW, June 3 (Sputnik) - Australia national football team coach Bert van Marwijk named his final 23-man squad on Saturday for this summer’s FIFA World Cup in Russia. Football Federation Australia announced on its website. 3 Jun 2018
Australian football needs an Arsene Wenger

Australian football needs an Arsene Wenger

England’s loss should remind us that Australia requires a tremendous gain. 15 May 2018
FFA on Expansion: Why using Deloitte is money well spent

FFA on Expansion: Why using Deloitte is money well spent

FFA CEO David Gallop says enlisting Deloitte in the A-League expansion process is money well spent and added that it will be based on a success-based fee arrangement. 10 May 2018
Gallop: Money is preventing progress

Gallop: Money is preventing progress

Football Federation Australia (FFA) CEO David Gallop says his organisation is "stretched thin" and money issues are preventing progress on expansion or a second division. 1 Mar 2018
Gallop: Football "needs to think" about marketing

Gallop: Football "needs to think" about marketing

Football Federation Australia’s Chief Executive Officer, David Gallop, has admitted frustration at the A-League’s poor television ratings and fan attendances this season. 15 Feb 2018
Scheinflug: Change needed at the top

Scheinflug: Change needed at the top

Australia’s most successful national youth team coach Les Scheinflug says the decision to close the Centre of Excellence and high junior fees means change is needed at the top of FFA. 21 Dec 2017